Holly Robinson Peete Writes Children's Book on AutismA champion in the fight against in autism was in Philadelphia for a special visit today at the Center for Autism, the oldest treatment facility in the country.
Health: Sleeping Naked Helps Body Get More Restful SleepThe National Sleep Foundation says hitting the sack sans night clothes can have some health benefits that come from better shut-eye.
A Couple's Deep Love And Dying Wish Celebrated for National Hospice MonthAn emotional and inspiring story of true love is being celebrated for November which is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month.
Healthwatch: Robin Williams' Struggle With Lewy Body DementiaNew revelations about why the actor and comedian Robin Williams killed himself. His widow says he had a devastating form of dementia, named after a doctor who worked in the Philadelphia area.
Healthwatch: Phila. Health Department Comes Clean With Restaurant InspectionsNo more secrecy regarding potentially dirty, dangerous restaurants in Philadelphia.
The Science Behind FearHalloween is filled with frightful sights and plenty of ghosts and goblins. Experts say there’s a science behind fear. Fear is something that most of us experience at some point.
Health: Look for Teal Pumpkins for Allergy-Free Halloween TreatsHalloween can be seriously dangerous for the millions of children who have allergies. Many of them can't have Halloween candy. The Teal Pumpkin Project is making sure they don't get left out of the fun.
Health: Help On National Depression Screening Day A checkup from the neck up: Mental health advocates are raising awareness today with the 25th annual National Depression Screening Day. Health reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on how it was marked in our area.
Health: Jefferson Hospital App For Virtual ER VisitJefferson Hospital has unveiled a new app that connects you with an emergency physician in minutes for a virtual ER visit.
Health: Man Survives Cancer and Heart Transplant, Then Bikes Coast to CoastA Montgomery County cancer survivor rode his bike across the country to help others.
Advocates Call For Bill That Could Help Cure Disease, Find Better TreatmentsSupporters gathered on the Main Line Friday to push for the bill.
Health: New Lung Cancer Treatments Show PromiseThe new numbers from the CDC show the number of cancer deaths will rise most among black women.